Pinecroft Plates

You can see that the shapes of the earlier plates/dishes reflected the triangular/kidney shaped wares popular in the 1950’s. The large plate is 10”  long and the others are 7” long. 

These pieces were not created by being thrown on a pottery wheel. They are formed by pressing  wet clay into forms.

Name of piece aptly named: “Dark Northern Lights”. 

Name of piece aptly named: “Dark Northern Lights”. 

The variety of glazing effects is best demonstrated on the flat Pinecroft pieces.

The variety of glazing effects is best demonstrated on the flat Pinecroft pieces.

Want to read more about Pinecroft pottery?  Check back next week for our next article running weekly until July 14th.   More information on there pieces can be found here. 

Pinecroft Pottery can be purchased at the Waterford Antique Market